Weaponry of World War II

Weaponry of WW2 is the online source about the tanks, guns, artillery, fighter and bomber planes as well as warships of the Allies and the Axis powers during World War II. The weapon systems from Germany, US, Britain, Russia, Japan, Italy and other nations will be found details about their history, specifications, pictures and a 3D model.

This weaponry collection is regularly extended and updated. Many of the weapons are or will be in the future an integral part of the strategy game WW2 Total and the information and specifications are also used for the ongoing development.

Weaponry Categories
Fighters Bombers
Tanks Artillery
Infantry Ships

Morane-Saulnier M.S.406

Model of M.S.406C-1

French single-seat fighter Morane-Saulnier M.S.406 of World War II. Morane-Saulnier M.S.406 Type: Single-seat fighter. History: Following their unique unbroken selection of parasol monoplanes Morane­-Saulnier designed the M.S.405 privately to satisfy a 1934 requirements of the French air force Armee de… learn more

Aircraft carrier Illustrious class

British carriers Illustrious, Formidable, Victorious, Indomitable Illustrious class (4 ships: Illustrious, Formidable, Victorious, Indomitable). Type: Aircraft carrier. History: The 1936 Programme provided for the construction of two carriers for the Royal Navy. The 23,000-ton limit set by the Second London… learn more



Russian Light Infantry Tank T-26 Type: Light tank. History: Like many other Russian tanks in the early thirties of the last century, also the T-26 was developed from a British model, which had been bought by Vickers-Armstrong. In this case,… learn more

Ju 87G Tank Buster

German anti-tank and ground attack aircraft Junkers Ju 87G Type: anti-tank and ground-attack aircraft. History: The last combat variant of the Ju 87 Stuka and successor of the Junkers Ju 87D was the Ju 87G series. This Stuka variants were… learn more

Type 100

3D model Type 100/40

Japanese sub-machine gun Type 100/40 and 100/44. Type: Japanese sub-machine gun. History: Sub-machine gun development in Japan was curiously neglected until about 1935, after which an experimental model was produced and tested. But there appears to have been little enthusiasm… learn more

Heavy cruiser Admiral Hipper

CA Bluecher

German heavy cruiser class Hipper: Admiral Hipper, Blücher, Prinz Eugen. Hipper class (3 ships: Admiral Hipper, Blücher, Prinz Eugen) Type: Heavy cruiser. History: The Treaty of Versailles forbade the construction of heavy German warships. However, 1935, the British-German Naval Treaty… learn more

P-38 Lightning

3D model P-38 J Lightning

US long-range fighter and fighter-bomber Lockheed P-38 Lightning. Lockheed P-38 Lightning Type: US long-range fighter, fighter-bomber, photographic reconnaissance aircraft, night fighter. History The P-38 Lightning shot down more Japanese aircraft than any other fighter plane. In April 1943 a P-38… learn more

Bristol Blenheim

Miodel of standard Blenheim I bomber

British three-seat light bomber, heavy fighter and night fighter Bristol Blenheim Bristol Type 142 Blenheim Type: Light bomber, heavy fighter night fighter. History: It had been that papers tycoon Lord Rothermere that requested the Bristol corporation to develop him a… learn more

Panzer II

Pzkpfw II

German light tank Mark II (Panzerkampfwagen II Ausf c) History, development, service, specifications, statistics, pictures and 3D model. Panzer II Ausf c Type: Light tank. History: The final model of the development series of the Panzer II was the Ausf… learn more

Mercedes L 3000

3D Model Mercedes L 3000

German 3-ton medium truck of the Wehrmacht. At the beginning of 1940 the Germany army had a stock of about 120,000 trucks. From the new production of the automotive industry monthly only 1,000 pieces where be available, which under normal… learn more

Battleship Iowa

3D Model of New Jersey

US battleship class Iowa, New Jersey, Missouri, Wisconsin. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Iowa battleship class (four ships: Iowa, New Jersey, Missouri, Wisconsin) Type: US fast battleship class, built 1940-44. History: As early as 1937 the US… learn more

Mannlicher-Carcano M1891


Italian infantry rifle Modello 91. Mannlicher-Parravicino-Carcano Modello 91 Type: Italian infantry rifle. History: This basic Italian army rifle was developed at the Turin Army Arsenal in 1890 and the names given to it tend to be a little misleading. In… learn more


3d model Yakovlev Yak-9

Most important Russian single-seat fighter of the Second World War Yakovlev Yak-9. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Yakovlev Yak-9 Type: Russian long-range fighter plane of WW2. Some fighter-bombers, tank busters and escort fighters. History: The Yakovlev fighters… learn more

Panzer III L

3D model of Panzer III L

German medium tank Mark 3 with long 5cm KwK39 L/60 gun. History, development, service, specifications, statistics, pictures and 3D model. Panzer III Ausf L (SdKfz 141/1) Type: Medium tank. History: In March 1942, a study was undertaken to determine whether… learn more

Me 109 G

3D Model Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-2/Trop

German Messerschmitt Bf 109 Gustav fighter plane. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Messerschmitt Bf 109 G Type: German Luftwaffe single-seat fighter. History: The wartime requirement for greater power in single-seat fighters, especially after the Battle of Britain,… learn more

Fw 58 Weihe

3D model of Fw 58 B

German twin-engined utility aircraft Focke-Wulf Fw 58 Weihe (Kite). History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Focke-Wulf Fw 58 Weihe (Kite). Type: German twin-engined utility aircraft. History: Kurt Tank‘s Fw 58, preferred to Arado’s Ar 77 design, became the… learn more

Type IX U-boat

U-boat Type IXB

German long-range submarine class Type IX Type IX U-boat class (180 boats). Type: Submarine, German U boats. History: The big sister of the German U boats Type VII was the Type IX U-boat class which had a greater range and… learn more

Lee-Enfield Rifle 303 No.4 Mark 1

3d model of a Tommy with Enfield rifle

British infantry rifle of WW2. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Lee-Enfield rifle 303 No.4 Mark 1 . Type: British infantry rifle . History: The well-known Lee-Enfield rifle began its service with the British Army in 1895 and… learn more

Martin Maryland

3D model of Martin 167 Maryland

US-build light bonber Martin Maryland and Baltimore Martin 167 Maryland, Martin 187 Baltimore. Type: Light bomber or reconnaissance bomber. History: Designed as the US Army XA-22 attack bomber, the Martin 167 was not adopted but immediately attracted a big French… learn more

Fiat G.50 Freccia

3d model G 50 Freccia

Italian fighters Fiat G.50 Freccia to G.55 Centauro Fiat G 50 Freccia, G 50bis, G 50ter, G55 Centauro. Type: Italian WW2 fighters from Fiat. History In 1935 this challenge of requirements to have an all-metal monoplane fighter for the Regia… learn more